The famous, man-made cave complex of Punkaharju, where was held art exhibitions for almost 30 years starting from 1984, finally came back to life 16.6.2018. Holiday Resort Harjun Portti and Keiku Ry (organizer of Puruvesi Pop festival) made a rental agreement in April 2018 with the cave complex owner for organizing events, concerts and festivals on a regular basis throughout the year in the cave´s Kalliosali concert area. The companies will make the events under the common brand of Luola Events.
Over 5000m2 of caves, total lenght 1,3 km. Rich history and overall millions of visitors in the cave complex throughout the decades. Concert area 30 m underground with sculptures visible reminding of the earlier art exhibitions. The cave complex truly is a unique space for all sorts of events in Punkaharju. There is 1000 seats in the concert area, restaurant business will in start focus to beverage & alcohol sales.
14.7. Local Band Night: old spice ja the nevergreen
24.8. Virve Rosti
17.11. Kuningasidea ja jouni aslak & nousukauden lapset
1.12. Anssi Kela
At the Kesämaa amusement park you can find water slides and pools to suit different tastes and ages. Kesämaa offers plenty to do even if it happens to rain. Enjoy our pedal car park and bumper boats; or why not try canoeing or climbing? Two decked barbecues are also available as well as a spacious area for sunbathing.
Lusto is a national museum and a versatile exhibition and culture centre at the heart of the Saimaa lake district and right next to the Punkaharju Conservation Area. Lusto’s exhibitions and events provide a diverse and illustrative insight into the significance of forests in the life of Finns.
Lusto is sure to appeal to visitors of all ages. High-quality Finnish products e.g. utility items, jewellery, toys, games, textiles and postcards are available in the Museum shop. Lusto is open all year round.